CRLA Summer Institute


Roberta Schotka

Roberta Schotka is the Director of Programs at Wellesley College’s Pforzheimer Learning & Teaching Center. She holds an Ed.M. in Instructional Media & Technology, a B.S. in Elementary Education, and has completed the HERS Institute for Women in Higher Education management training program. Roberta is an active member of the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA). She served as president of the CRLA Northeast Chapter in 2014, the site chair for the CRLA national conference in Boston in 2013, assistant coordinator for CRLA’s International Tutor Training Program Certification (ITTPC) for the past twelve years and four years as coordinator of the annual Outstanding Tutor Award. Last year the CRLA Executive Board appointed her to lead the ITTPC as the ITTPC Coordinator.

Roberta is a contributing author to the CRLA Handbook for Training Peer Tutors and Mentors, the Innovative Educators Tutor Lingo training series and the lead author for the CRLA Standards, Outcomes and Assessments for levels 1, 2 and 3 tutor training programs. She has received numerous awards and commendations including the prestigious 2014 CRLA Robert Griffin Award for Long and Outstanding Service.

Alex LLanas
Event Manager
College Reading & Learning Association

Alex LLanas heads CRLA's event team. He holds a degree in Business Marketing. He has more than 15 years of experience coordinating Tradeshows and Conferences with non-profit organizations and in Heavy Construction Equipment industry.